Tony Romo

  • Date of Birth: April 21, 1980
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 236
  • College: Eastern Illinois
  • Entry: 2003 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)

Contract History

Career Earnings: $128,920,000
Years: 14
Career APY: $9,208,571
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysUDFAExpired20032$540,000$270,000$540,000100.0%$270,000
CowboysERFARenegotiated20052$1,880,000$940,000$700,00037.2%$700,000
CowboysExtensionRenegotiated20061$3,000,000$3,000,000$4,680,000156.0%$2,340,000
CowboysExtensionRenegotiated20076$67,500,000$11,250,000$57,500,00085.2%$9,583,333
CowboysExtensionTerminated20136$108,000,000$18,000,000$65,500,00060.6%$16,375,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys15$128,920,000$8,594,667$110,320,0000.0%$19,600,0000.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2003Cowboys$225,000$5,000$0$0$0$230,0000.3%
2004Cowboys$305,000$5,000$0$0$0$310,0000.4%
2005Cowboys$380,000 $20,000$150,000$20,000$0$0$550,0000.6%
2006Cowboys$900,000$1,150,000$280,000$0$0$2,330,0002.3%
2007Cowboys$1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,0002.3%
2007Cowboys$6,000,000$2,916,666$0$0$0$8,916,6668.2%
2008Cowboys$605,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$4,567,4993.9%
2009Cowboys$620,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$4,582,4993.7%
2010Cowboys$8,500,000$3,962,499$0$0$0$12,462,499--
2011Cowboys$810,000$5,600,499$0$0$0$6,410,4995.3%
2012Cowboys$825,000$7,235,503$0$0$0$8,060,5036.7%
2013Cowboys$1,500,000 $1,500,000$10,318,835$0$0$0$11,818,8359.6%
2014Cowboys$1,000,000 $1,000,000$10,773,000$0$0$0$11,773,0008.9%
2015Cowboys$1,000,000$13,973,000$0$0$0$14,973,00010.5%
2016Cowboys$8,500,000$12,335,000$0$0$0$20,835,00013.4%
Total$32,670,000$77,350,000$300,000$0$0$110,320,000 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2017$10,700,000$0
Cowboys2018$8,900,000$0
Total$19,600,000$0